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Sea World Cruises

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About Sea World Cruises
Sea World Cruises is South East Queensland's premier marine tourism operator offering whale watching, sightseeing and dining cruises.
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Gold Coast Sightseeing Cruise

Admire the glittering Gold Coast from the water on a relaxing cruise from Surfers Paradise. On either a morning or afternoon tour, glide along the Nerang River and other coastal waterways to take advantage of photo ops of the Gold Coast’s high-rise hotels and resorts. Head toward Broadwater, pass by Marina Mirage and see Palazzo Versace. Coffee and tea is served on board the morning cruise, accompanied by either cake or a cheese platter, depending on the cruise selected.
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2 hours
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Lunch Buffet Cruise on the Gold Coast

Enjoy views of Gold Coast's top landmarks from the water during this lunch cruise on the Nerang River. On board the boat, relax and enjoy the tranquil atmosphere along with live commentary on local highlights such as South Stradbroke Island, Wave Break Island, Palazzo Versace Hotel, and others. Purchase drinks at the bar to go along with a buffet lunch of seafood and chicken.
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1 hour 45 minutes
from USD 62.12

Dinner Buffet Cruise on the Gold Coast

Board the Spirit of Elston and wind through the picturesque canals of the Gold Coast Broadwater while enjoying a classy and upmarket dining experience. Take in the views of glittering Surfers Paradise skyline by night while enjoying a dining experience prepared by top local chefs and accompanied by laid-back entertainment. Complete the evening with a locally crafted beer or try one of our delicious cocktails. Perfect for celebrating that special occasion or guaranteeing a great night out.
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2 hours 30 minutes
from USD 69.99
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TravellerForever18 wrote a review 18 Jan.
Gold Coast, Australia187 contributions20 helpful votes
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My son (actually an adult not a teen...not enough options!) and I had a wonderful Christmas on the 4.30pm Dinner Cruise and it was simply the best! Food delicious and plentiful, good range and quality of beverage, every crew member welcoming, friendly and extended “nothing is too much trouble” service, Covid Safe practices excellent, and the boat was absolutely spotless. And we were so lucky to be allocated into the Captain’s Table area on the back deck. We loved our Christmas Dinner and it was exceptional value at $159 per person inclusive of food and beverage, and this will remain a very special family Festive Season memory. A huge thank you to all who looked after us aboard the Spirit of Elston that day.
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Response from Culture57114220625, Guest Relations Manager at Sea World Cruises
Responded 6 days ago
Hi Travelle, Thank you for your lovely review! It's great to hear that you had a great time! We're happy you enjoyed buffet lunch provided. We will make sure to pass on the kind words to the rest of the crew and hope to see you again sometime.🙌
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Steph M wrote a review Dec. 2020
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My family shared a wonderful lunch cruise prior to Christmas. We had a wonderful experience with delicious food, excellent service and we even saw a large pod of dolphins close to the boat. I was particularly impressed by food, and the prawns in particular were fresh and plentiful. We received excellent value for money and thoroughly recommend the Lunch Buffet Cruise.
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Response from Culture57114220625, Guest Relations Manager at Sea World Cruises
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Brooky, Thank you for your detailed review and recommendation. It means so much when our best customers share their experiences. We look forward to having you onboard with us again. :)
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Bette K wrote a review Dec. 2020
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The lady l spoke to at 5.35pm (20/12/2020) was manipulative, horribly rude and insensitive. She tried to trick us into switching our fully paid 2hr pm booking to a 1hr am booking. She kept speaking over me and telling me that l should listen to her instead. I could not belive my ears. Our kids were looking forward to the cruise, utterly disappointed. We will not be back.
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Peter wrote a review Dec. 2020
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It's a good cruise but it's not really all-you-can-eat. They refused to give us more food because they said we had enough, even though we only had 2 plates each. I called when booking to ask whether it's all-you-can-eat, and they said it is, but it's definitely not. Other than that, it's a great cruise.
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Response from Culture57114220625, Guest Relations Manager at Sea World Cruises
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Peter, Sorry to hear your experience did not live up to your expectations. Our lunch and dinner cruises are buffet, not all you can eat, so I do apologise if this was miscommunicated to you. We value all feedback and will ensure all reservation staff are aware of the difference. If you would like to call me on 07 55399299 to discuss this further, I would be happy to compensate you for the error. Kind regards, Alana - Sea World Cruises Management Team
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hippie wrote a review Dec. 2020
Gold Coast, Australia11 contributions4 helpful votes
Cruise up the canals & broadwater was nice, and had a lovely all-you-can-eat Seafood Buffet, that also came with Chicken, Ham & assorted Salads. Even though we did enjoy our cruise, we were expecting more in the way of commentary after reading previous reviews about how good the commentary was? There was nothing wrong with what was said, just was expecting more. It was a nice way to eat a fresh seafood lunch anyway and would recommend if this is what you are looking for. Bar on board to make your own purchases and bathroom facilities. All staff were very friendly with good service at the tables.
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Response from Culture57114220625, Guest Relations Manager at Sea World Cruises
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi Hippie99, Thank you for your review. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the cruise. We pride ourselves on our commentary and many people would agree, so I am sorry it did not live up to your expectations. If you would like to call me on 07 55399299 I would love to hear your feedback and suggestions about the commentary. Kind regards, Alana - Sea World Cruises Management Team
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